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Table 1 Characteristic of respondents

From: Association of self-reported physical activity patterns and socio-demographic factors among normal-weight and overweight Japanese men

   BMI status   
  Total sample Normal weight
men
Overweight
men
p-value
Number (%) 1,420 979 (68.9%) 441 (31.1%)  
Age group     0.18
30-39 475 (33.4%) 338 (34.5%) 137 (31.1%)  
40-49 474 (33.4%) 312 (31.9%) 162 (36.7%)  
50-59 471 (33.2%) 329 (33.6%) 142 (32.2%)  
Marital status     0.86
Married 1,000 (70.4%) 688 (70.3%) 312 (70.7%)  
Unmarried 420 (29.6%) 291 (29.7%) 129 (29.3%)  
Educational level     0.36
Junior high/
high school
330 (23.2%) 219 (22.4%) 111 (25.2%)  
2-year college 176 (12.4%) 118 (12.1%) 58 (13.2%)  
4-year college/
graduate school
914 (64.4%) 642 (65.5%) 272 (61.6%)  
Job status     0.77
Full-time job 1,306 (92.0%) 899 (91.8%) 407 (92.3%)  
Not full-time job 114 (8.0%) 80 (8.2%) 34 (7.7%)  
Household income     0.65
<5,000,000 yen 488 (34.4%) 343 (35.0%) 145 (32.9%)  
<10,000,000 yen 706 (49.7%) 481 (49.1%) 225 (51.0%)  
>10,000,000 yen 226 (15.9%) 155 (15.9%) 71 (16.1%)  
Total PA     0.16
150min + 815 (57.4%) 668 (58.6%) 241 (54.6%)  
<150min 605 (42.6%) 574 (41.4%) 200 (45.4%)